Sunday 23 December 2018 7:30PM
Brenda Rae soprano; Jonathan Ware piano
Strauss, F Mendelssohn, Liszt, Debussy and Schubert
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
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- Brenda Rae soprano
- Jonathan Ware piano
Enjoying an international career as a lyric coloratura soprano, the American Brenda Rae offers a programme that explores 19th century German Lieder and the French mélodie from Schubert to Strauss and Debussy, with the cosmopolitan Liszt straddling both traditions.
Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
- Die Nacht Op. 10 No. 3
- Befreit Op. 39 No. 4
- Muttertändelei Op. 43 No. 2
- Schlagende Herzen Op. 29 No. 2
- Frühlingsgedränge Op. 26 No. 1
Fanny Mendelssohn (1805-1847)
- Wanderlied Op. 1 No. 2
- Warum sind den die Rosen so blass Op. 1 No. 3
- Wo kommst du her?
- Bergeslust Op. 10 No. 5
Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
- Comment, disaient-ils S276
- Es muss ein Wunderbares sein S314
- Bist du S277
- Wie singt die Lerche schön S312
- Oh! quand je dors S282
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
- Rondel chinois
- Coquetterie posthume
Fêtes galantes Book I
- Clair de lune
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
- Vergebliche Liebe D177
- Von Ida D228
- Die verfehlte Stunde D409
- Du bist die Ruh D776
- Lied der Delphine D857 No. 1